Bachelor’s Degree, Full-Time Studies ...

Degree Programme in Mechanical Engineering, Bachelor of Engineering: 240 cr
Bachelor of Engineering

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Head of Mechanical Engineering
Olavi Kopponen
Principal Lecturer
Markus Aho

Qualification Awarded and the Level of Qualification

Bachelor of Engineering, EQF 6

Special Admission Requirements

General admission criteria, see TAMK’s websites.

Recognition of Prior Learning

It is possible for students to have their prior competence recognised.
See TAMK’s credit transfer guidelines

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Completion of curriculum studies and achievement of related competence objectives.
Further information:
TAMK Degree Regulations
Ministry of Education and Culture

Profile of the Programme

The degree is a bachelor-level professional higher education degree.
The degree complies with the criteria set by the Finnish national degree system as well as with the European framework for degrees and other competence.
Ministry of Education and Culture

Key Learning Outcomes

An objective of the degree programme in mechanical and production engineering is to provide extensive technical thinking skills, readiness for acquisition of information and professional studies. Another objective is to provide a possibility for further studies related to present and future professions. The aim is to support the students' independent decision making when it comes to forming a curriculum.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples

Engineers work in production, automation and engineering design as well as in design, production, development, operation, maintenance, marketing, training and management. Graduated engineers are placed in an international operating environment in the engineering, engineering, technical and private industries.
Machine and production technology creates powerful tools for implementing our habitat functions. These fields of technology release human recurring, heavy and health-damaging jobs, and allow focusing on control and design functions. Well-functioning devices bring energy efficiency. This plays a key role in saving resources and sustainable development. The general competencies of machine and production technology also include ethical competence. A graduate knows the value base and professional ethics of his / her own field, which he / she is able to apply for his / her responsibility in hours and recognizing in his / her own activities. He acts according to agreed practices, applying the principles of sustainable development and others. In the design, manufacture and maintenance of machinery and equipment for both industrial and private use, the value base is high quality, safety, relevance, functionality and customer satisfaction. Other important values ​​include ease of use, design, ergonomics, recycling, and compliance with environmental standards.

Access to Further Studies

A postgraduate student is an engineer with a master's degree or a university degree.

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Assessment of study performances is based on TAMK’s assessment criteria
The detailed assessment criteria can be found in course implementation plans. The teaching and assessment methods are agreed on with students at the beginning of each course.
TAMK Degree Regulations

Graduation Requirements

Completion of studies and achievement of competence goals to the extent of the curriculum.

Mode of Study

Development of the Programme

The Ministry of Education and Culture’ definitions of policy and TAMK’s strategy have been considered in the curriculum.